Apply to live at the Sparrow’s Nest
1. APPLY- Click the “Apply to be a resident ” button and fill out our application. Please ensure you read our community covenant thoroughly to know what our home expectations are for you.
2. INITIAL INTAKE – Once you submit our application, you can expect the director to call you in 1-3 business days to do a brief initial intake phone interview and answer any questions you have.
3. ADMISSION CONFERENCE – During our initial intake, if you feel you qualify for our program, we will schedule a longer, more in-depth interview with our admission council (either face to face if possible, or via a virtual conference). Please allow up to 2 hours for this interview.
4. MOVE IN – The admission council will make a decision and schedule a move in date with you. Please keep in mind we are not an emergency shelter, we are a long-term program, if you are in a situation you need to leave immediately, please seek safety before beginning our process as it can take approximately 5-10 days to be admitted to our program.
Non- Resident Help
We also provide services for women in our community that have housing but could benefit from our services. Women located in a neighboring counties including Kent, Stonewall, Fisher, Scurry, Garza, Crosby, King, Knox, Haskell and Jones are able to apply for Non-Resident Help. We offer free clothing for mothers and children in sizes NB-5T and baby items when available. We also offer online parenting and pregnancy classes to earn baby bucks to use towards diapers and wipes. We can deliver items to you if needed.
Fill out our questionnaire below, once you submit the questionnaire, you can expect a staff member to call you in 1-3 business days.